This weekend saw 18 of our 20 squad gymnasts compete in the London Region Team Championships at Heathrow Gymnastics Club.
Two junior teams competed on the Saturday
Team Pink: Captained by Maddy, and team mates Lily G, Lauren, Rika & Charlotte
Team Blue: Captained by Tianie, and team mates Iona, Ruby, Reneh & Sophia
Both junior teams put on a great performance, both were in competition with each other to get the highest team total, and out of the 14 teams taking part in the junior age group Team Pink finished in a respectable 12th place, only 0.350 behind Team Blue who finished in 11th place.
Tianie was awarded a Judges Award of Excellence Pin for her beautiful vault. The judges were particularly impressed with her straight body. Well Done Tianie!!
Two Senior team competed on Sunday
Team Indigo: Captained by Rachel G, and team mates Ellie, Naomi & Izzy
Team Purple: Captained by Rachel N, and team mates Lily, Sasha & Melissa (unfortunatly Sophie was too ill to take part)
It was tought competition between team Indigo & Purple, both were fighting to get the highest overall team score, and win the coverted Zodiac Team Champion prize! Results will be anounced in our awards night at the end of the year.
Out of the 8 senior teams competing Team Indigo came in with a fantastic 5th place finish and Team Purple Retained their 2nd place finish that they held at the end of their round and fought off the comeptition from the 2nd round that followed them.
Sasha was awarded a Judges Award of Excellence Pin for her bar routine, and the judges were particularly impressed with her straight arms. Well done Sasha!!
Well done to all the girls that took part, it was a great weekend of new moves, stuck routines, fun, laughter and friendship in the arena :)